About New York Heritage - Small Group Tour
On this New York City tour youll start the day on the right foot at one of New Yorks oldest Jewish delis and a chance to sample the citys best knish. During the "Lower East Side" walk your guide will provide insight into tenement buildings that housed thousands of immigrants. Although the neighborhood is shrinking in size Little Italy still holds on to the Old Country heritage that gave rise to one of New Yorks most recognized cultures. Strolling narrow cobblestone streets beneath the fire escapes of turn-of-the-century tenements explore authentic Italian grocery stores perhaps taste gelato and get the scoop on a few mob sites from the past. New Yorks Chinatown offers ample opportunity to meander markets for exotic vegetables tea service sets and other traditional items as well as current kitsch. Taste traditional Chinese snacks and mingle with the locals at a neighborhood bakery or dumpling house. Explore the Chinese influence on New Yorks history and culture during the walk of narrow lanes Chatham Square and Mahayana Buddhist temple. This New York City walking tour finishes at the Chambers St. subway station surrounded by impressive architecture of several historic civic structures and fantastic views of the Brooklyn Bridge. Includes - Expert English-speaking guide Excludes - Meals and drinks - Tips and gratuities - Personal expenses - Optional activity costs Please Note - Tour will be operated as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 12 guests. - Children below 6 years old are not permitted on this tour. - Tour duration is between 3 to 4 hours.